We share this planet with trillions of small creatures that are grouped at "bugs". There is often great beauty in their small scale world that can only be appreciated through macro photography. This gallery is a collection of images of these tiny creatures.
Catterpillar on Forgetmenot plant along trail to Donner Peak-15 7-9-10Bug in yellow wildflower at Joshua Tree Nat Mon-04 5-5-10Spider in forest near Serene Lakes-07 10-3-09.jpgBeetles on wildflower in forest near Serene Lakes-09 8-11-09Bug on Aster flower in forest near Serene Lakes-08-2 8-9-09Yellow butterfly on Aster flowers in forest near Serene Lakes-12 8-9-09Wasp on Aster flower in forest near Serene Lakes-07-2 8-9-09Ladybug & bugs on Cow Parsnips flowers in forest near Serene Lakes-04 8-9-09Paired green beetles on trail to Donner Peak-10 7-02-09Bug on yellow Monkey Flower in meadow near Stampede Reservoir in Tahoe Nat Forest-04 5-16-09Arizona Blister Beetles mating at Ocotillo Wells-10 3-20-09Arizona Blister Beetle at Ocotillo Wells-02 3-20-09Spider in web at Rancho Carillo area of Carlsbad-05 3-17-09White Bladder-bodied Meloid at Coyote Canyon at Anza Borrego-08-2 3-10-09White butterfly on flower in forest near Serene Lakes-51-3 8-24-08White butterfly on flower in forest near Serene Lakes-42 8-24-08White butterfly on flower in forest near Serene Lakes-36-2 8-24-08White butterfly on flower in forest near Serene Lakes-26-2 8-24-08Spotted orange butterfly on wildflower in forest near Serene Lakes-26-2 8-24-08Grasshopper on log in forest near Serene Lakes-04 8-24-08